Welcome to Marana
Hot boomtown in the heart of the Sonoran Desert
Located northwest of Tucson and flanked by majestic mountains and deep canyons, Marana boasts miles of extensive trails, world-class golf courses, posh resorts, and abundant parks for recreation and big social events. A vibrant community steeped in ancient heritage, Marana's 350 days of sunshine, exceptional outdoor adventures, and stunning natural beauty have made it a hotspot for the ultimate Southern Arizona resort lifestyle.
Home to major retailers, including Costco, Target, and Home Depot, Marana cradles upscale shopping centers anchored by name-brand stores, luxury designers, and elegant restaurants. An acclaimed school district, annual hometown events, and terrific accessibility lend the area a unique charisma, sealing its reputation as a perfect place to raise a family or retire.
Get on the road to explore this neighborhood's alluring mix of residential masterpieces - all touting exquisite design and attention to detail. From ranch-style properties with luxuriously gated entry to new construction homes invoking elements of various architectural styles, the level of comfort and privacy to be found in your Marana home is not one readily available elsewhere.
What to Love
- Shopper's paradise and foodie destination
- Local brew delights at the Catalina Brewing Company
- Four championship golf courses
- Gorgeous desert flora at every turn
- Excellent schools
Easily guessed, the Marana lifestyle is one of thrill and exciting adventures that encourage you to become one with nature. One of the fastest-growing communities in Arizona, Marana offers residents a tranquil, suburban feel with lots of convenience at their fingertips. You'll be spoiled for choice when it comes to picking out your next great meal or seeking a store to grab apparel. Endless exploration awaits those seeking sunny adventures in the mountains, and whether you want to have a casual picnic with friends or spend the evening biking along meandering trails, you've come to the right neighborhood.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
Hooked on spree shopping and elegant dining? Marana teems with some of the finest boutiques, convenient outlet malls, classy dining rooms, and everything in between. Offering the Tucson Premium Outlets
replete with dozens of designer and brand-name stores including Coach, Micheal Kors, Disney, and Forever 21, Marana has a little bit of everything.
Dive into Vero Amore
for classic wood-fired pizza, pies, and refined Neopolitan plates, or stop for an early morning serving of chicken fried steak, grilled cheese, and Sonoran burger at neighborhood favorite Bisbee Breakfast Club
. Craving sushi rolls or tempura? Pull up to Sushi Cortaro
for the tastiest combos. If you're looking for great American dishes paired with handcrafted beers served cold in a chic setting, Dove Mountain Brewing Company
is the place to be.
Things to Do
With the Tortolita mountain range offering nationally recognized hiking and biking trails alongside the recreational paradise that is Saguaro National Park
, museums of history, and fun family activities all year round, Marana has something to indulge everybody. Whether you’re searching for a cozy time with family or thrilling adventures through nature, this is the place to be.
We can all agree on the uniqueness of desert golf. Surely, that makes Marana the perfect place to tee it up! Prepare to conquer the course with your buddies at the Gallery Golf Club
— an exclusive 36 holes golf facility with saguaro-lined fairways and undulating greens spread out beneath fine skies.
Take to the trails at Dove Mountain
, and hike northeast into Wild Burro Canyon
for a breathtaking adventure through miles of lush greenery, beautiful wildflowers, and unique wildlife. Autumn brings the Marana Fall Festival
, which is filled with harvest evenings on the farm, rodeo demonstrations, enthralling live music, kid games, and so much more! Dive into full family fun at the Marana Pumpkin Patch/Christmas Express
where your little ones can go from the petting zoo to corn maze, zipline, or the kids’ train.
Marana is home to some of Arizona’s most prestigious schools, renowned for their innovative and engaging curriculum. Some of the neighborhood’s most coveted institutions include: